Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals was, of course, a very physical affair. Shane Battier took things to the next level, as he kneed Roy Hibbert below the belt.
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Dirtiest player in the league.
Astute analysis bro.
Right in the stones??? Cmon Shane, Bill Cosby already has enough problems in that area because of his high sodium intake…he doesn’t need this!!
thanks you horrible quarterback you.
Right in the mommy/daddy button
Intentional for sure.
didnnt expect this outta shane
Looked like he got hit in the abdomen to me.
Should’ve been a flagrant, maybe even a flagrant 2.
By definition, a flagrant is, ” unnecessary contact committed by a player
against an opponent.” Further, a flagrant 2 is “unnecessary and EXCESSIVE contact committed by a player against an opponent. It is an unsportsmanlike act and the offender is
For some reason, this is interpreted as “a hit to the head”, which granted, is dangerous as well. Regardless, this is clearly a blatant knee to a man’s groin. I’d say that’s far more excessive and unsportmanlike than a whack to the head.
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